Vol 97, No 7 (2007)

Table of Contents

From the Editor

Poor people get cancer too PDF
Ralph Kirsch 471

Editor's choice

Editor's choice PDF
Daniel Ncayiyana 473


SAMA's inward-looking approach to AIDS and ethics PDF
Marlise Richter 474
Pap smears in the Third World PDF
Sa'ad Lahri 474
Glibenclamide - what dose? PDF
V Rambiritch, G Pillai, B Maharaj, L I Robertson 475
Condom failure in South Africa PDF
Leickness C Simbayi, Seth C Kalichman 476
Overestimation of the South African HIV incidence using the BED IgG Assay? PDF
Daniel Westreich, Audrey Pettifor, Etienne Karita, Matthew Price, Agnes Fiamma, Susan Fiscus, Myron Cohen, reply by Rehle et al 476
Afrcan section of e-journal Rural and Remote Health PDF
Jennifer Richmond, Ian Couper, Paul Worley 480


Unity on joint AIDS plan - now the real work begins PDF
Black women at major risk for obesity-related disease PDF
Marathon deaths 'potentially preventable' PDF
Tenofovir gel - the new HIV prevention 'banker'? PDF


Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and cardiovascular risk PDF
Ashley Chin, Patrick Commerford 500
Cardiocysticercosis PDF
MB Thomas, KM Thomas, AA Awotedu, E Blanco-Blanco, M Anwary 504
Apraclonidine in the diagnosis of Horner's syndrome PDF
AA Moodley, R B Spooner 506
Promethazine contraindicated in children under 2 years of age PDF
National Drug Event Monitoring Centre, Medicines Control Council 507
Roche recalls Viracept due to chemical impurity PDF
Roche Media Office 507
The last cohort of early black doctors who studied abroad, 1931-1940 PDF
Anne Digby 508


The new challenge of corneal transplantation in South Africa PDF
David Meyer 512
Should doctors charge doctors for their medical services? PDF
D M Dent, S A Strauss 513


David J van der Merwe - (29/09/1956-30/04/2007) PDF
Gilbert Gibson 514
Leon Arnold Weintrob - (15/05/1932-16/02/2007) PDF
Walter Lake 514

Scientific letters

Reproductive choice made by South African mothers who have a child with Down syndrome PDF
Julie Clare Lampret, Arnold Christianson 515

Original articles

Evaluation of a diagnostic algorithm for smear-negative pulmonary tuberculosis in HIV-infected adults PDF
P Saranchuk, A Boulle, K Hilderbrand, D Coetzee, M Bedelu, G van Cutsem, G Meintjes 517
Cost to patients of obtaining treatment for HIV/AIDS in South Africa PDF
Sydney Rosen, Mpefe Ketlhapile, Ian Sanne, Mary Bachman deSilva 524
Prevalence of bacterial contamination of powdered infant feeds in a hospital environment PDF
L V Marino, E Goddard, A Whitelaw, L Workman 534